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Fossil Fuels and Renewable Energy in Mississippi Grid Expansion

John Breaux and Glenn McCullough discuss future incorporation of renewable fuels into the Mississippi energy grid.

Mississippi’s energy grid will need expansion to keep up with growing demand. As MPB’s Carl Gibson reports, challenges lie ahead in balancing the use of cheap fossil fuels with the use of more costly renewable energy.

According to nonprofit energy coalition Advance Mississippi, the state’s demand for electricity will increase by 26 percent before 2030.  

Mississippi Leaders Launch Coalition For Sound Energy Policy

Former TVA Chairman Leads Advance Mississippi

Jackson, Miss/June 4, 2009 – A group of Mississippi energy, business, community and academic leaders today announced the formation of Advance Mississippi, a coalition dedicated to identifying and promoting energy policy that will benefit and advance Mississippi’s economy.